Java Security Updates for Mac OS X 10.5 & 10.6

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Apple today released Java Updates for Mac OS X 10.6.3 ‘Snow Leopard’ (Java Update 2) and Mac OS X 10.5.8 ‘Leopard’ (Java Update 7).

Java for Mac OS X 10.6 Update 2 delivers improved compatibility, security, and reliability by updating Java SE 6 to 1.6.0_20. This update requires Mac OS X 10.6.3 or later.

Java for Mac OS X 10.5 Update 7 delivers improved compatibility, security, and reliability by updating J2SE 5.0 to 1.5.0_24, and updating Java SE 6 to 1.6.0_20 for 64-bit capable Intel-based Macs. J2SE 1.4.2 is no longer being updated to fix bugs or security issues and remains disabled by default in this update.

The updates are available from Apple Support Downloads page or through the Apple Software Update on your Mac.

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Posted by Antony at May 19, 2010 3:22 AM

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